|Bread and Roses Lefko in Iraq - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Paki Wieland talks with anti-war activist Claudia Lefko upon her recent return from Iraq. On this her fourth visit to Iraq lefco discusses the realities of daily life after the years of war.
Keywords: Iraq; anti-war
|Bread and Rose Show Nurses Strike and Voices for peace - Bread and Roses Radio|
This weeks Bread and Roses Show features a report on the one day strike by nurses at the Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield Massachusetts. Nurses are protesting the union busting tactics of the hospitals owner, Baystate Health Systems.Also in the show are voices for peace from a vigil marking the 11th anniversary if the war in Afghanistan.
Keywords: Union-busting; MNA nurses strike Baystate Health; War in Afghanistan anniversary
|NO NUKES ! WALK FOR A NEW SPRING - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot tarry interviews Sister Clare and Tim Bullock of the New England Peace Pagoda on their 11 annual Walk For A New Spring, a walk across Massachussets to bring awareness of the dangers of Nuclear energy and demand the closing of Vermont yankee Nuclear power reactor. Includes audio from anti-nuke rally.
Keywords: Vermont Yankee; Entergy; Nuclear Power; Fukashima Remembered
|Tim Carpenter Tribute B& R 5.9.14 - Bread and Roses Radio|
This Bread and Roses Show features two of the last recordings of Tim Carpenter, founder and National Director of the Progressive Democrats of America (PDA) who died of cancer April 28,2014 just two weeks short of the 10th anniversary celebration of PDA.
Keywords: Tim Carpenter; PDA; Progressive Democrats of America
|B&R Interview: Wendy Kaminer,Samantha Peetros, Martial Law - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses show host Elliot Tarry talks with Author,critic and civil rights lawyer Wendy Kaminer about herf Atlantic Magazine article and the Boston lockdown after the Marathon bombing. Also an interview with Bill of Rights Defense Committee communications director, Samantha Peetros on martial law.
Keywords: Boston Marathon lockdown; Martial law; Bread and Roses Show
|Bread and Roses America's Chernobyl Charmaine Whireface - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses host Elliot Tarry introduces a Feb 16, 2013 presentation by Defender's of the Black Hill's founder,Charmaine White Face on the effects abandoned open pit uranium mining upon the people of South Dakota.
Keywords: America's Chernobyl; Black Hills uranium
|Bread and Roses Interview: Bill Fletcher Jr,"Solidarity Divided" - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses host Elliot Tarry talks with labor and civil rights activist Bill Fletcher Jr about his book, "Solidarity Divided, The Crisis in Organized Labor and a New Path Toward Social justice"
Keywords: Labor Movement history; Social Justice; Solidarity Divided
|Bread and Roses Interview: Lynne Jackson, Project Salam - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses host Paki Wieland interviews Project Salam director, Lynne Jackson about FBI entrapment of American Muslims and the Albany case of Yassin Aref and Mohammed Hossain.
Keywords: Project Salam; FBI entrapment
|Bread and Roses Show Interview: Medea Benjamin - Bread and Roses Radio|
Host Paki Wieland talks with Codepink founding member, Medea Benjamin about her non-violent ant-war activism, the founding of Codepink and her new book:"Drone Warfare - Killing By Remote Control"
Keywords: Codepink; Drones; Medea Benjamin
|Bread and Roses Interview: Rev. Talbert Swan II - Bread and Roses Radio|
Rev. Talbert Swann II, the current president of the N.A.A.C.P.chapter in Springfield ,MA, is interviewed by host Elliot Tarry on issues ranging from NAACP relevence to "The Prophetic Tradition" in social justice activism.
Keywords: Prophetic Tradition; NAACP; guns and violence; Talbert Swan II
|9/11Truth and Afghanistan - David Ray Griffin - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio Host Elliot Tarry plays excerpts from a 2010 speech by David Ray Griffin titled "Is the War in Afghanistan Justified".
Keywords: 9/11 Truth; Afghanistan; David Ray Griffin; Bread and Roses Show
|A.C.H.E.Act.BoWebb.Interview.Bread And Roses - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot tarry interviews Bo Webb, founder of Appalachia Rising about the citizen inspired legislation A.C.H.E or Appalachian Communities Health Emergency Act HR 5959. The A.C.H.E. Act would place a moratorium on new permits for mountaintop coal removal and mandates a goverment study of health impacts on Appalachia.
Keywords: Appalachian Community Health Emergency; A.C.H.E. Act; Bo Webb; Mountanintop removal; HR 5959
|Bread and Roses Radio Interview: Jim Gerritsen - Bread and Roses Radio|
Host Elliot Tarry talks with Maine organic farmer Jim Gerritsen, who was named a 2011 visionary by Utne Reader, about his visit to Occupy Wall Street, the Dec 4th Farmers March on Wall Street and his lawsuit against GMO food giant Monsanto.
Keywords: Bread and Roses; Monsanto; GMO; Farmers March on Wall Street
|Bread and Roses Show: School of the Americas Watch - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry talks with Massachusetts Congressman Jim McGovern about legislative actions to close the School of the Americas (WHINSEC) at Ft Benning Georgia. Also aired is a 2011 talk by SOA Watch founder Fr. Roy Bourgeois.
Keywords: SOA Watch; School of the Americas; (WHINSEC)
|BREAD AND ROSES SHOW: OCCUPY CITY COUNCIL FORUM - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio co-hosts Elliot tarry and Paki Wieland discuss the issues of the upcoming Northampton City Council public forum with forum planning committee member and community activist, Amy Bookbinder. Issues include: $20Million municipal bond sale to Minvestment mega-bank Morgan Stanley.
Keywords: Morgan Stanley lawsuits; Northampton City Council Occupy action
|PDA. DKinsey. B& R. 5.30.14 - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses host Elliot Tarry interviews actor and grassroots activist Dan Kinsey about his first impressions of the Progressive Democrats of America after attending PDA's 10th anniversary celebration.
Keywords: PDA; Progressive Democrats of America; Progressive movement
|Northampton Association for Education and Industry/Steve Strimer Interview - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot tarry interviews David Ruggles Center Director, Steve Stimer about the historic Association for Education and Industry in Florence Masscahusetts. Founded in 1842 by abolitionist reformers, the NAEI was a worker cooperative, egalitarian experiment which had 180 members including Sojourner Truth.
Keywords: Abolitionists; Underground Railroad; 19th century Utopian communities; Sojourner Truth; Northampton Association for Education and Industry
|STARVING FOR HUNGER: BUZ EISENBERG ON GITMO - Bread and Roses Radio|
This weeks Bread and Roses features a talk by civil rights attorney Buz Eisenberg on the hunger strikers at Guantanamo Detention Center in Cuba known as Gitmo. Opened in January 2002 with the import of 779 captives from Afghanistan 80 per cent of whom were innocent. Gitmo became synonymouswith torture and Military Justice.
Keywords: GITMO; Guantanamo Detention Center; detainee hunger strike
|Bread and Roses: Idle No More Interview - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry interviews Sky davis and Genivier Dedam of the Idle No More support group in Western Massachusetts about the Idle No More protest movement in Canada and their efforts to stop the Tar Sands pipeline and protect Mother Earth.
Keywords: Idle No More; Tar Sands; Omnibus Bill C-45
|Bread and Roses - INTERVIEW- Anti-Drone Delegation to Pakistan - Bread and Roses Radio|
Host Elliot Tarry interviews peace and justice activists paki Wieland and Chelsea Faria before their departure for Pakistan to take part in a march and demonstrations against the U.S. drone warfare program and it's high civilian death toll.
Keywords: Bread and Roses Show; Drones; Obama
|Bread and Roses DRONES II Interview: Pakistan Codepink Delegation - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio Host Elliot Tarry interviews Codepink Anti-drone Delegates Paki Wieland nad Chelsea faria upon their return from Pakistan where they joined with thousands of Pakistanis marchging to end U.S. drone strikes in Waziristan.
Keywords: Drones; Codepink Pakistan delegation; signature strikes
|TWO ROW WAMPUM TREATY RENEWAL INTERVIEW: BETH ADAMS - Bread and Roses Radio|
The Haudenasaunee or Iroquois Confederacy seal a treaty with the Dutch in 1613 with a belt of wampum beads called the "Two-Row Wampum Treaty". On the 400th anniversary of that treaty over 200 rowers made the 13 day trip from Troy NY to New York City and there took part in the United Nations Day of the Worlds Indigenous Peoples. Beth Adams was one such rower.
Keywords: Two Row Wampum Treaty; Iroquois Confederacy; Indigenous rights; wampum
|David Rovics Songs and Interview - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses host Elliot Tarry interviews peace and justice activist and balladeer David Rovics about his latest albums "Into A Prism" and "Everything Can Change". The show also features selected songs from both albums.
Keywords: David Rovics; Prism; Songs of Social Protest
|B&R Interview, James K. Boyce - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry talks with University of Massachusetts economics professor james K. Boyce about his latest book, "Economics, The Environment and Our Common Wealth. Topics include crop diversity and small farmers,NAFTA, the environment as our common heritage,environmental justice and the cap and dividend plan to lower carbon emissions.
Keywords: environmental justice; cap and dividend; crop diversity; environment as common heritage
|VETERANS DAY 2013 INTERVIEW: ANN JONES - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry interviews author and Afghan War correspondant Ann Jones about her latest book titled "They Were Soldiers: How The Wounded Return From America's Wars - The Untold Story". In 2010 Ann Jones became embedded with U.S.troops in Afghanistan. This was a Bread and Roses Veterans Day Special.
Keywords: Veteran's Day; U.S. wounded vets; Ann Jones; human cost of war
|Year End Rap 2013 Bread and Roses - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses radio co-hosts Elliot Tarry and Paki Wieland discuss the year's events from the NSA to Idle-No-More and Fukushima to Boston Strong and lockdown.
Keywords: Bread and Roses Year End Rap; NSA; Boston Marathon lockdown; Idle No More
|High Power Documentary by Pradeep Indulkar - Bread and Roses Radio|
Indian nuclear engineer turned anti-nuclear activist and documentary film maker talks with Bread and Roses radio host Elliot Tarry about the dangers of nuclear power and the illness and devastation left in the wake of the nearly 50 year operation of Indias first nuclear power plant.
Keywords: High Power; Nuclear waste and illness; Tarapur
|Marty Nathan. Climate March. B& R 10.25.14 - Bread and Roses Radio|
Northampton,MA peace and justice activist, Dr Marty Nathan is interviewed by Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry about her Climate Action Now organizing, a recent climate change march and rally in Springfield MA and coalition building to save the Earth.
Keywords: Global Warming; Climate Change; Climate Action Now
|BREAD AND ROSES INTERVIEW - KATE DOYLE - Bread and Roses Radio|
Former General and President Rios Montt was convicted in May 2013 of genocide against the highland Mayan people of Guatemala for direction the counter-insurgancy sweeps through their villages in 1982. Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry interviews Kate Doyle, senior analyst at The National Security Archives in Washington D.C. about her pivotal role in securing that conviction.
Keywords: National Security Archives; Kate Doyle; Guatemalan genocide; Gen. Rios Montt
|BreadandRosesRadioTrayvonMalcolmX7.19.13 - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry dedicates this show to the memory of Trayvon Martin and features excerpts from speaches by Malcolm X recorded 50 years ago after the historic civil rights "March on Washington".
Keywords: Trayvon Martin; Malcolm X; Black Power; institutional racism
|NSA Total Information Awareness:Interview, Shahid Buttar - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry talks with Bill of Rights Defense Committee Executive Director, Shahid Buttar about the NSA eavesdropping on U.S. citizens and the threat to our constitutional protections granted by the Fourth Amendment.
Keywords: NSA leaks; TIA; Total Information Awareness; security versus privacy rights; BORDC
|SOA WATCH B&R INTERVIEW: ARTURO VISCARRA - Bread and Roses Radio|
On this 30th anniversary of the School of the America's Watch Bread and Roses radio interviews SOA Watch advocacy Coordinator Arturo Viscarra about the SOA Watch annual vigil outside the gates of Fort Benning Georgia to close the school, now called WHINSEC, and end militerism.
Keywords: WHINSEC; SOA; HR 299; El Salvador; Honduras; SOA WATCH
|Know Drones B&R Interview Nick Mottern4.25.14 - Bread and Roses Radio|
Know Drones activist Nick Mottern and AFSC Director Jeff Napolitano join host Elliot tarry for a discussion about the use and proliferation of drones in the U.S.
Keywords: Know Drones; L3 Corp
|Winter Solstice Special 2013 w/Anya Daniel - Bread and Roses Radio|
The ancient celebration of the Winter Solstice is honored in song and commentary as Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry and guest musician, songstress Anya Danial welcome the Yuletide season.
Keywords: Winter Solstice; Yule; Child of Wonder
|Nuclear Meltdown Apocalypse Now B and R - Bread and Roses Radio|
The disaster at Fukushima,Japan, Chernobyl, Russia Three Mile Island added to the nuclear industry's waste worldwide is discussed by Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry and German anti-nuclear activist Anya Daniel.Daniel is sponsoring the documentary film "Silently Into Disaster" which exposes the dangers of Germany's nuclear industry.
Keywords: Fukushima; Nuclear meltdown; Silently Into Disaster
|Bread and Roses Show Interview: Paki Wieland - Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio host Elliot Tarry Interviews Peace and Justice Activist Paki Wieland on non-violent civil disobedience, mystical activism, and her own civil disobedience actions on three continents.
Keywords: Bread and Roses; non-violent civil disobedience; mystical activism; social darwinism
|CHRIS HEDGES- THE MYTH OF HUMAN PROGRESS - Bread and Roses Radio|
The Bread and Roses Show this week features a speech delivered by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and social critic, Chriss Hedges in May, 2011 titled "The Myth of Human Progress"
Keywords: Chris Hedges; rebellion; empire and decadence
|TimCarpenterTributeB&R5.9.14 - Bread and Roses Radio|
This Bread and Roses Show is a tribute to Tim Carpenter, founder and National Director of the Progressive Democrats of America. Tim died on April 28,2014 just two weeks before PDA's 10th anniversary celebration.
Keywords: PDA; Tim Carpenter; Progressive Democrats
|Banned TED Talks on B&R Radio - Bread and Roses Radio|
In March of 2013, the acclaimed TED conference talks website removed two talks after aggressive attacks from an anonymous ad hoc group of militant atheists.Called "pseudo-science the banned talk was by renouned biologist Rupert Sheldrake while the other banned talk was given by popular investigative author Grahm Hancock. This Bread and Roses raduio production aires both talks and commentary.
Keywords: Banned TED talks; The Science Delusion; ayahuasca
|Bread and Roses Show: Hedges OP-Ed, Black Bloc Cancer - Elliot Tarry, Bread and Roses Radio|
Bread and Roses Radio Host Elliot Tarry reads and discusses the Chris Hedges Op-Ed "Black Bloc, The Cancer in Occupy" which appeared in the Feb 6, 2012 Thuth-Out.org. Also featured is Dennis Kucinich's "Prayer For America" speeck to the S. California ADA in February of 2002.
Keywords: Chris Hedges; Black Bloc; Cancer in Occupy